Lightweight Languages Worshop 2002 (LL2) ----------------------------------------
Saturday, November 9, 2002, Room 34-101, MIT, Cambridge, MA http://ll2.ai.mit.edu mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org
CALL FOR PARTICIPATION
LL2 will be an intense, exciting, one-day forum bringing together the best programming language implementors and researchers, from both academia and industry, to exchange ideas and information, to challenge one another, and to learn from one another.
Agenda ====== Invited Talk: Concurrency Oriented Programming in Erlang - Joe Armstrong, Swedish Institute of Computer Science.
From Scripts to Programs: The Run-Time System, or Lightweight Languages
As Lightweight Operating Systems - Matthew Flatt, PLT
Supporting Persistent Objects in Python - Jeremy Hylton, Zope Corporation
Safe Asynchronous Exceptions for Python - Stephen N. Freund, Williams College, and Mark P. Mitchell, CodeSourcery, LLC
Invited Talk: Disruptive Programming Language Technologies - Todd Proebsting, Microsoft Research
The Needle Programming Language - Neel Krishnaswami
Leveraging Libraries in Lightweight Languages: the Jscheme Experience, Or Why Bambi Snuggles with Godzilla - Kenneth R. Anderson, BBN, and Timothy J. Hickey, Brandeis University, and Geoffrey S. Knauth, BAE Systems, and Gary L. Kratkiewicz, BBN.
Invited Talk: The Ruby Programming Language - Yukihiro Matsumoto.
IBM Lightweight Services - Christopher Vincent, IBM Internet Technology
Why Extension Programmers Should Stop Worrying about Parsing and Start Thinking about Type Systems - David M. Beazley, University of Chicago
The Laszlo Application Description Language, LZX - Oliver Steele
The workshop starts at 10am. After the workshop, there will be an evening social event and dinner. See the web page for the detailed schedule.
To register, simply send mail to email@example.com
We are currently hoping for sufficient sponsorship to avoid charging admission to the workshop. Closer to Nov. 9th we will state whether or not there will be a minimal registration fee (just to cover food).
Program Committee =================
Paul Graham, Arc Jeremy Hylton, Zope Corp. Shriram Krishnamurthi, Brown University Mike Salib, MIT Olin Shivers, Georgia Tech. Dan Sugalski, Perl Foundation Greg Sullivan (chair), MIT AI Lab Dan Weinreb, BEA Systems, Inc.